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Do You Really Want To Make This Trip?

June 23rd, 2014

In September, I will join our partner Marion Medical Missions Shallow Well Program for a three week working trip to install well pumps in Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia.  This isn’t a tour of the game parks, visiting shops or reading books at the guest house.  You’re driving in the bush to remote locations, installing pumps [...]

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We Dig Wells With Our Feet

May 1st, 2014

The Race Begins.   Thousands of footsteps dug wells for Africa on Saturday,   April 26th at the Oasis 5K/10K Road Race in Macon, Ga. Friends, families and church members raced to provide safe and clean water for the thirsty. These runners helped to  horten the distance for children and women who search every day for [...]

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Three Countries ~ 25 Wells

March 31st, 2014

“Glory be to God” is imprinted in the wet cement of  every well.  Last year Wells of Hope International, Inc. sponsored 25 wells in Malawi, Tanzania, and Zambia.  Each village, made up of many families is benefiting by improved health, agricultural and personal safety. Marion Medical Mission one of our Africa partners, installed 2,999 wells [...]

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Cholera eliminated in just three weeks…

December 24th, 2013

One of our partners Marion Medical shares this story: Cholera was completely eliminated from the village after receiving their well in just three weeks.  Amazing!    A child dies every 21 seconds from water borne diseases.  That is approximately 4,000 children who will die today*…they will not live to see Christmas Day.  It will not [...]

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A Story Worth Telling

November 12th, 2013

The old woman made her way through the darkness to the water hole. She had a handful of food, a basin and the simple need for water.  Her plan, as in many nights before, was to eat the food, sleep by the hand dug trench and be the first person to capture the little water [...]

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